The Changing Years: The History and Development of Wood Green

Standard 8mm film Colour;Black & White Mute c.1961 28:38

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Summary: The history of Wood Green. Development from tiny hamlet to major shopping centre and independent borough; prominent buildings and characters; Alexandra Palace; transport; local industry; the impact of wars; and the development of new council estates. Told through still photographs and additional materials (e.g. maps, paintings, engravings, newspaper advertisements, motion footage).

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  • Mary Bickford wrote on November 22, 2018:
    My grandfather grew up on Mosell Ave. tried to find the house a few years ago but it…
  • Tim Fennell wrote on November 3, 2016:
    I thoroughly enjoyed watching the film, especially the colour footage near the end. I remember my mother taking me to…
  • Frank Barker wrote on July 31, 2016:
    I thoroughly enjoyed my first view at Bruce Castle last week as I am a long term resident of Wood…

 

 

 

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